They lived outside society, hidden from the world in a squalid row house with no heat, electricity or running water. They had no birth certificates, no schooling, no immunizations or evidence of medical care — nothing whatsoever to prove their existence. Police in this south-central Pennsylvania city are still piecing together how the parents of five children — ranging in age from 2 to 13 — managed to conceal them for so many years. And why.Neighbors say they never saw them, not even once.
- Police: Pa. Family Hid Children for Years (foxnews.com)
- Police: Pa. couple hid 5 children from society (philly.com)
- Pennsylvania police ponder riddle of five ‘invisible’ children (guardian.co.uk)